- Times have changed -- and the elites inhabit their own private economy.
- 5 Ways Super-Rich Are Betraying America
Thom Hartmann, Truthout
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November 5, 2013 | America is falling apart — and this nation's super-rich are to blame.
There was once a time in America when the super-rich needed you, and me, and working-class Americans to be successful.
They needed us for their roads, for their businesses, for their communications, for their transportation, as their customers, and for their overall success. The super-rich rode on the same trains as us, and flew in the same planes as us. They went to our hospitals and learned at our schools. Their success directly depended on us, and on the well-being of the nation, and they knew it.
Thom Hartmann is an American radio host, author, former psychotherapist, entrepreneur, and liberal political commentator.
5 Ways Super-Rich Are Betraying America, Paul Bucheit, AlterNet
This small group of takers is giving up on the country that made it possible for them to build huge fortunes.